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Achillea filipendulina

Achillea filipendulina Lam.

fern-leaf yarrow, fernleaf yarrow

NCBG PLANT INDEX
ID_PLANT: ACFI
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Achillea filipendulina
GENUS: Achillea
FAMILY: ASTERA - Asteraceae (Aster Family)

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DURATION: Perennial
HABIT: Herb

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NATIVE RANGE: southeastern Europe to southcentral Asia

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USDA PLANTS DATABASE
USDA Symbol: ACFI
USDA Common Name: Fernleaf Yarrow
Native Status: L48 (I), CAN (I)
Distribution: USA (CA, MI, NY, UT, VT), CAN (ON)
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Forb/herb

WEAKLEY FLORA
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Achillea filipendulina
COMMON NAME: Fern-leaf Yarrow
SYNONYMY: [ = FNA, K]
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HABITAT: Disturbed areas, persistent after cultivation; native of the Caucasus.
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ABOUT FAMILY (Weakley Flora)
Asteraceae Dumortier 1822 or COMPOSITAE Giseke 1792 (Aster Family)
SUMMARY: A family of about 1500-1700 genera and 20,000-25,000 species, shrubs, herbs, trees, and vines, cosmopolitan in distribution.
REFERENCE: Cronquist (1980)=SE throughout family treatment.
ABOUT GENUS (Weakley Flora)
Achillea Linnaeus 1753 (Yarrow, Milfoil, Thousand-leaf)
SUMMARY: A genus of about 115 species, herbs, primarily Eurasian.
REFERENCE: Ramsey, Robertson, & Husband (2008)=Y; Guo, Ehrendorfer & Samuel (2004); Guo et al. (2005); Cronquist (1980)=SE; Arriagada & Miller (1997)=Z; Trock in FNA (2006a).
HERBARIUM RESOURCES
SERNEC: Find Achillea filipendulina in Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)
UNC SERNEC: Find Achillea filipendulina in University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Herbarium - Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)

WEB RESOURCES
USDA: Find Achillea filipendulina in USDA Plants
NPIN: Find Achillea filipendulina in NPIN Database
FNA: Find Achillea filipendulina in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Achillea filipendulina

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Last Modified: 2016-08-13

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